The reaction of a French voter to the good showing of the party of extreme-left Jean-Luc Mélenchon against the “centrist” president Emmanuel Macron’s party in the legislative election illustrates how some people have an angelic view of government. The Wall Street Journal reported (“France’s Macron Lost Grip on Parliament Amid Russian Squeeze on Energy Prices,” June 20, 2022): Marie-Claude Dautricourt, 76 years old, was worried about the impact the rising cost of living is having on young families. The retiree...